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Momma Sez12 hours ago
HipHopMomma Presents...
HipHopMomma has promoted emerging artists and musicians since 2013. By focusing her specialized skills on a single goal, curator Momma Sez created a centralized hub where artists can be heard, and lis...
Azaria Brown14 hours ago
Diggy Simmons Artist Analysis
Many people know Diggy Simmons as a son of Rev Run and from their family reality show, “Run’s House.” On the show, he was the typical younger brother. who was also trying to learn about himself and to be comfortable in his individuality. Ten years after the final season of “Run’s House” Diggy is an actor and rapper in his own right, working on BET and gaining his own record deal with Atlantic Records. According to many interviews, Diggy says that he’s been rapping since he was five years old. Bu...
Annie Kapur2 days ago
15th of June, 1978: 'Street-Legal' by Bob Dylan is Released
Street-Legal was an album released in 1978 and recorded in 1977, during Bob Dylan's marital problems with Sara Lownds. The album is different in the act of using female backing vocals and continues wi...
Mark Klaver, the Newest Addition to Your Playlist
Mark Klaver is a singer and songwriter from New York, who has been making a huge impact in the music scene. This inspiring artist writes music from the soul, and you feel it whenever you listen to him...
Annie Kapur9 days ago
8th of June, 1985: 'Empire Burlesque' by Bob Dylan Was Released
Since time began, I have been ridiculed, made fun of, laughed at and scorned for liking and constantly supporting the confusing and "interesting" album Empire Burlesque. It is a very complicated thing...
SKEDDY OFFICIAL 17 days ago
A Chef, Without the Line: Part 3
Part 3 Do you ever get signs from a higher being, person, dream, thing, or energy? Maybe even déjà vu? I have always got signs on what I should be doing with my life, sometimes before I know I should ...
SKEDDY OFFICIAL 21 days ago
A Chef, Without the Line
Part 2.5 Today, I woke up thinking that today was going to be like any other day. I have a daily routine of checking emails lying in bed after I wake up; scrolling through Instagram, reading the news,...
Annie Kapur25 days ago
Happy 78th Birthday to Bob Dylan!
Bob Dylan, the God of Folk and the Voice of a Generation was born on this day in the early 1940s. Now, I love Bob Dylan and this whole article is just going to be one long birthday message to my favou...
E.W Hemmingsa month ago
In Defense of Modern Music
Sometimes, I imagine myself in another era, in some parallel universe where my birth certificate says "1975" instead of "2000." I see myself in a baggy green flannel shirt and jeans I ripped myself, d...
Sarah Loyd2 months ago
The Magical Music of Pogo
One day, I was browsing on YouTube for an entertaining video to watch (as one does when we're bored), when I stumbled upon something beautiful. A mix of sounds and voices from various clips that are turned into music. That is what Pogo does, and he does it beautifully. If you don't know what I'm talking about, here's one of his videos below:
Annie Kapur3 months ago
Nicholas Lurwick and That Wild Southern Blues Sound
Folk Rock and Southern Blues are so closely associated with artists from the 1960s and the 1970s, and even further back than that, such as: Bob Dylan, Credence Clearwater Revival, The Band, Woody Guth...
Kane Brown: King of Country
For those of you who don't know, Kane Brown is a country music singer who recently arrived on the scene as of 2014 when he began posting covers of songs, and he has been soaring ever since. He's going...
John Wiebe6 months ago
John Wiebe
John is an indie musician and public speaker from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on November 9, 1997. The first instrument he came into contact with as a child was a pian...
Sean Callaghan7 months ago
Fly Away, Skyline Pigeon, Fly!
Elton John has become almost as famous with his work on HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention as he has for his music. Elton frequently plays benefits for the cause of AIDS awareness. His AIDS Foundation ...
David Wyld7 months ago
The Cautionary Tale of Jered Threatin
"In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes." — Andy Warhol Today, we live in a world where fame is a hot commodity. It is no longer a question of what people will do to become famous...
Sean Callaghan7 months ago
When Politics Trumps Music
I have been a Pink Floyd fan since one snowy day when a neighbor introduced me to the "Dark Side of the Rainbow" effect. I was greatly amused by the effect of watching The Wizard of Oz with Dark Side ...
Whitney O7 months ago
Your Newest Obsession: Rosalía
Pop music, in its long existence, has followed trends sonically. We saw the rise of EDM infused hits like "Lean On" by DJ Snake, "What Do You Mean" by Justin Bieber, and "Cool for the Summer" by Demi ...
My Favorite Artist Pick: Blackbear
If I had to choose my favorite artist at the moment, I would have no problem telling you it is 27 year old Matthew Tyler Musto, better known as Blackbear. Granted, some of his lyrics are borderline ‘s...